1st Redbourn Brownies is now a thriving unit of 18 girls aged from 7 to 10 years old.
We have two leaders Snowy and Tawny Owl and are fortunate to also have two Duke of Edinburgh Award volunteers.
Have a look at our Facebook page to see what fun things we have been up to more recently!https://www.facebook.com/pages/1st-Redbourn-Brownies/463079947119584
During the year, apart from our fun weekly meetings and all the badge's we achieve, we also join in lot's of regular outside activities such as
District Thinking day
In 2012 we celebrated the Queens Golden Jubilee, in 2013 we put on a performance of "Eddie Saves the World" and our own version of "Gangnam Style" in Redbourn Village Hall and in 2014 we joined in a Treasure trail event
St Georges Day Parade in Harpenden with all the Scouting and Girlguiding members of the District
Run stall's at the Scout Fete and Redbourn Christmas Market
in 2012 we had an "Olympic" theme sleepover, in 2013 a "Pop stars" theme and in 2014 a District "Big Brownie Birthday Stay Away Pajama Party"
Christingle and Mothering Sunday Church services at St Marys Church
Redbourn Remembrance Sunday Parade and Service
Always enter the Flamstead Christmas tree festival
In addition to these activities we are always trying new and fun things with the Brownies so,
in late 2011
we performed a Dance routine at the district "Girl Guiding's got talent" show at Harpenden Hall's
we were part of the relay (along the Common) that carried "Redbourn's Olympic torch" around the village
had a fun day out at Whipsnade Zoo as part of our Friends to animal badge
enjoyed a sports session at Redbourn Tennis Club as part of our Olympic badge
we held a special party and celebrated our 85th Anniversary in Flapper Style!
created a display of our Units history at the Redbourn Village Museum
had a brilliant "Brownie Fun Weekend" in Norfolk
Completed our Fire Safety badge with an interesting and informative visit to the Redbourn Fire Station
achieved our Brownie Traditions badge at special 1 day session with other Brownie Units in the County
So far in 2014
we are celebrating "The Big Brownie 100th Birthday" with all sorts of exciting event's!
"The Big Brownie Birthday Starburst 14" weekend at Butlins in Skegness with 2400 other Brownies and Leaders from the Anglia Region
"Celebrate!" at Alexandra Palace a crazy day with 4000 other Girlguiding members
and many more fun things still to enjoy while celebrating the Big Brownie Birthday till September